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Darras Family History

Darras Name Meaning
English (of Norman origin) or French: habitational name, with fused preposition d(e), principally for someone from Arras in northern France, or possibly from Arras-en-Lavedan (Hautes Pyrénées) or Arras-sur-Rhône (Ardèche).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

13,233 Historical Documents with Darras on Ancestry.com
4,712 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
242 Military Records
364 Immigration Records
1,174 Census and Voter Lists
6,741 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Darras Families

  • Number of Darras families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Darras families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Darras last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Darras Family Origin

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Darras Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Darras

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Darras Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Darras Civil War Service Records

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